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Folkways: The Original Vision

Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly
Folkways: The Original Vision
Celebrates two of this country's most powerful voices. Twenty classic performances feature many of the artists' most widely known songs (This Land Is Your Land, Goodnight Irene, and Midnight Special) with three previously unreleased selections. Prepared to complement Columbia Records' Grammy winning recording, Folkways: A Vision Shared. "Urgent performances that have lost none of their power over time." — Boston Herald

Reissued as SFW40000 in 2005 with 6 bonus tracks, enhanced packaging, and extended notes.

Track Listing

101
Bring Me a Little Water, Silvy Lead Belly 01:02  
102
Pretty Boy Floyd Woody Guthrie 03:02  
103
Do-Re-Mi Woody Guthrie 02:33  
104
I Ain't Got No Home in This World Anymore Woody Guthrie 02:47  
105
Jesus Christ Woody Guthrie 02:46  
106
Rock Island Line Lead Belly 02:34  
107
4, 5 and 9 Lead Belly 02:22  
108
Will Geer Reading Guthrie Will Geer and Woody Guthrie 00:56  
109
Hard Traveling Woody Guthrie 02:13  
110
Fannin Street (Mr. Tom Hughes' Town) Lead Belly 03:27  
201
Philadelphia Lawyer (Reno Blues) Woody Guthrie 02:31  
202
Hobo's Lullaby Woody Guthrie 02:27  
203
Bourgeois Blues Lead Belly 02:20  
204
The Gray Goose Lead Belly 01:52  
205
Irene (Goodnight Irene) Lead Belly 01:56  
206
Vigilante Man Woody Guthrie 03:25  
207
This Land is Your Land Woody Guthrie 02:19  
208
Talking Hard Work Woody Guthrie 03:36  
209
The Midnight Special Lead Belly 02:05  
210
We Shall Be Free Lead Belly, Woody Guthrie, and Cisco Houston 03:00